In 2007, Anthony Morgan and Mike Cottle purchased what was once L.C. Jordan’s and opened the Black Gryphon, adding to a legacy of more than seventy years of dining at the location. The Black Gryphon, which represents the Morgan family crest, was based on the Welsh foundation of using local, fresh produce and product.

We continue to take inspiration from Welsh cuisine as well as homegrown, Central Pennsylvanian traditions. Everything we do is made-to-order, from farm to table. We strive to serve you only the best and nothing less. We look forward to having you!



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  • Join Black Gryphon Dining & Spirits, Toeny Morgan & Dean Koppenhaver from Southern Wine & Spirits for an evening of education about Old World Wines! This event will focus on the Rioja region in Spain, tasting tempranillo, crianza rioja, reserva rioja & gran reserve rioja and the Chianti region in Italy, tasting sangiovese, docg chianti, chianti classico & chianti classico reserva! Price includes tastings of wine, palate cleansers & the 20+ years of knowledge from Dean! Please remember to eat before attending for this is not a dinner. Cost $35 (20% gratuity added to all check totals). Doors at 6:45PM. Click here for more information.!

  • The perfect gift for friends, family, or your best office bud! Never worry about misplacing your card or having to track someone down to hand it to them! It's all online (or you can also print it out if you'd like) and sent to your (or the "giftees") email address or phone!

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    This place is a solace, and doesn't offer the same Sysco, mid-grade quality food or the same line-up of beers on draft that every other restaurant serves. If you're looking for top notch service and excellent food, or really, if you're just tired of eating at the same places that offer the same things and you want a change of pace, the Black Gryphon is the answer.

    Rick K, Lancaster

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    The Black Gryphon is among the best restaurants in the Central Pennsylvania area.

    Matt R, Harrisburg

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    This is the best restaurant in Elizabethtown. When my wife and I are looking for quality, well-prepared meals out we go to the Black Gryphon.

    Ben D, Elizabethtown


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